Google bought Meebo and merge with Google+
Meebo announced today that it will be acquired by Google, without disclosing the amount of purchase. Meebo is a company that is dedicated to making instant Messaging systems, allowing for example to enter several chat accounts simultaneously without having to install anything – everything works directly in the browser. In the recently added a metric system and to share.
Rumors were already hovering buy some time, encrypting the purchase at $100 million, but has not disclosed any numbers.
Google reportedly is interested in a system called “social publisher” recently launched by Meebo, which will be applied to Google +.
The company said that “we are always looking for better ways to help our users to share content and connect with others on the web, as they do in real life. With the Meebo team’s experience in social publishing tools we think will fit well in the Google team + “.
Link: Google to acquire Meebo team will move to Google + (TheVerge)Tags: Google, Google Plus, Meebo, Messaging